homeless connect - brisbane


Australia’s first Homeless Connect event was held on 1 November, 2006 by the Brisbane City Council.

Since then, Homeless Connect Brisbane has helped over 5,000 people by coordinating businesses and community groups twice annually, providing free services to individuals who are:

  • homeless
  • at risk of homelessness
  • without secure accommodation


previous events

May 2010

On 10 May 2010, Homeless Connect Brisbane was attended by over 800 disadvantaged individuals and families. Goods and services included:

  • medical care
  • legal advice
  • accommodation
  • personal grooming
  • clothes

Ongoing support activities are also organised.



To donate items such as toiletries, bedding and clothes, go to your local Vinnies store.

our thanks to

Brisbane City Council would like to thank Homeless Connect Brisbane sponsors, donors, ward offices and Council employees for their assistance in making Homeless Connect Brisbane a great success.

With City Hall closed for refurbishment, Homeless Connect Brisbane events will move to the Commerce Building, RNA show grounds, Gregory Terrace. The venue is in walking distance of a range of public transport, including Fortitude Valley train station.

partners and supporters